Object ID 000143
Object Name Pepsi-Cola bottle carrier
Object Desc Rectangualr silver metal pepsi-Cola crate with metal handle; "Drink Pepsi-Cola" embossed in Red.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000177a-c
General Category History
Category Soft Drinks
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit
Start Year Range 1940
End Year Range 1950
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Pepsi-Cola Company,soda bottle carriers,beverages,soft drinks,soda,advertising,carriers,
Title Pepsi-Cola bottle carrier
Description Metal Pepsi Cola carrier with metal handle; "Drink Pepsi-Cola" embossed in red on either side. 6-pack bottle carrier. According to Petretti’s Soda Pop Guide 2nd edition, page 323, the book value for this item is $75.00.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Pepsi Cola Company
Maker Details Created and developed in 1893 and introduced as Brad's Drink, it was renamed as Pepsi-Cola on August 28, 1898, then to Pepsi in 1961. When it was later labeled Pepsi Cola, it was named after the digestive enzyme pepsin and kola nuts used in the recipe.
Date JAN 31,2013
Summary Very Good
Notes These are in pretty good shape; They do not have rust damage; the handles are still strong and able to carry the weight of the bottles; The red embossing is faded; Still well-constructed and holding together.